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Boucharouite Museum

Azbezt 107, Derb El Cadi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-83887
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Beautiful place ... Full of beauty and poetry; A marvel to discover!

Beautiful place ... Full of beauty and poetry; A marvel to discover in the heart of the Medina of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AlbaExperience
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Salvador, BA
Beautiful unexpected treasure

Incredibly interesting museum, showing the history of a beautiful craft. Not only are the carpets... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
lexiee130
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“rag rugs” (17 reviews)
“works of art” (12 reviews)
“berber women” (6 reviews)
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Azbezt 107, Derb El Cadi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place ... Full of beauty and poetry; A marvel to discover in the heart of the Medina of Marrakesh, a unique place with a variety collection of carpets that are expression of the women of the Atlas mountains, their history, their sufferings, their hope...More

Thank AlbaExperience
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Incredibly interesting museum, showing the history of a beautiful craft. Not only are the carpets beautiful but the location itself is equally special. The staff are incredibly kind, and brought us fresh orange juice on the roof.

Thank lexiee130
Reviewed June 1, 2017

As a dealer in vintage Moroccan rugs I felt it was important to discover more about these fascinating individual works of art displayed in this old riad. The owner of the museum was in many ways as interesting as the rugs themselves as he explained...More

Thank HotSharqi
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is a special museum in fact not showing carpets, but explaining different aspects of Moroccon daily life are expressed in colourful pieces of art. If you have the chance to meet with the passionate founder, Mr. Patrick de Maillard, he will certainly change your...More

1  Thank Rumon B
Reviewed April 3, 2017

The carpets tells stories about the lives of the people, who made them. We were lucky that the owner found time to tell us the stories.

Thank 255jolita
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Off the beaten track, this little museum (formaly a riad) is a wonderful place to visit. The owner explaining the meaning of the colours and the art involved in the making of the exhibits has given me a new insight. Beautifully presented with a great...More

Thank Garry C
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

We loved this place as a contrast to the madness of the city outside. There is a really infesting exhibition in the customs of carpet making and it makes a great break from the hustle and bustle. Lovely roof terrace to sit and enjoy a...More

Thank niallw67
Reviewed February 28, 2017

A friend and I found this place while wondering around the medina. Although the visit wasn't planned we had a very good time. It was our first time being introduced to this type of artwork and we had an enjoyable time looking at each one...More

Thank KansanSunflower
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Wandering through narrow alleyways of the Medina in Marrakech we lucked out finding this gallery Museum with a rooftop cafe space with a view to the Atlas mountains

Thank CharlieRobertson_11
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Went three times and loved the stories of the owner and founder. His passion for these pieces is contagious..

Thank JNANETAMSNA
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UsmanHira
February 23, 2015|
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Response from Kim H | Reviewed this property |
All the info you need is on the website - why does everyone post guesses!!! - but its 40 dirhams to get in and you can reuse your ticket to go back as many times as you want. Closed Sundays. Of course you can take your child... More
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Maggie H
January 4, 2015|
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Response from Hilary007_11 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the riad /museum postcard I have, and Dih 40 entrance, open 0900 - 1800. Closed August! I do recommend a visit ... it's really worth seeing how the French owner has redecorated / remodelled the Riad. It's quite... More
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